Bible: Matt. 12:38-39; 16:1-4
The Sign of Jonah
12:38 Then some of the experts in the law 1 along with some Pharisees 2 answered him, 3 “Teacher, we want to see a sign 4 from you.” 12:39 But he answered them, 5 “An evil and adulterous generation asks for a sign, but no sign will be given to it except the sign of the prophet Jonah.
The Birth of Ishmael
16:1 Now Sarai, 1 Abram’s wife, had not given birth to any children, 2 but she had an Egyptian servant 3 named Hagar. 4 16:2 So Sarai said to Abram, “Since 5 the
16:3 So after Abram had lived 9 in Canaan for ten years, Sarai, Abram’s wife, gave Hagar, her Egyptian servant, 10 to her husband to be his wife. 11 16:4 He had sexual relations with 12 Hagar, and she became pregnant. 13 Once Hagar realized she was pregnant, she despised Sarai. 14